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-lived

adjective combining form \ˈlīvd, ˈlivd\

Simple Definition of -lived

  • : having a life of a specified length

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of -lived

  1. :  having a life of a specified kind or length <long-lived>

Origin of -lived

Middle English, from lif life



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